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May 14, 2018, by Tom Cheney with photographs by Nick Hawkins

This month, a New Brunswick salmon aquaculture company, Northern Harvest Sea Farms, was charged with a violation of the province’s Pesticides Control Act. That quite likely means the company illegally […]

Conference celebrates Brian Carty’s life and work

May 11, 2018, by Bill Cook

Brian Carty was a much respected and admired social work professor who died tragically after a motor vehicle collision with a moose on the TransCanada ...

Clinic 554 wants Premier Gallant to act on abortion access during the flood

May 8, 2018, by Valerie Edelman, Clinic 554 Manager

The following letter was sent to Premier Brian Gallant from Clinic 554 Manager, Valerie Edelman on May 6, 2018.  Dear Premier Brian Gallant, I am the ...

More than 1,000 new studies verify fracking causes serious health and environmental harm

May 7, 2018, by Dallas McQuarrie

A library of more than 1,000 scientific studies since New Brunswick’s 2014 moratorium on fracking has conclusively proven that fracking simply can ...

  • Mayworks Fredericton 2018
    April 30, 2018, by Mayworks Fredericton 2018 Organizing Committee

    Artists and workers invite all to celebrate the fourth annual Mayworks Festival of Working People and the Arts in Fredericton on traditional Wolastoq territory. This year’s festival, that runs from […]

  • Workers’ compensation, 1918: the beginnings
    April 23, 2018, by David Frank

    The debate had been going on for years. When workers take a job, they put themselves at the disposal of an employer in return for their pay. But workplaces can […]